I finally convinced my boyfriend to watch Korean dramas with me. Our first one was Crash Landing on You and our most recent one is Itaewon Class! I knew very little about Itaewon Class going into it, other than the title and hearing that it was popular. Itaewon Class is a love letter to Itaewon… Continue reading Drama Review: Itaewon Class
Crash Landing on You has been wildly popular thanks to Netflix and mandatory isolation, but for good reason. In some ways it's a very conventional drama, but it's wonderfully written and well-paced and stands out for how it humanizes all its characters and stories. It's a beautiful love story about the power of love, friendship,… Continue reading Drama Review: Crash Landing on You
While at home for Thanksgiving break, I decided to jump back into Korean-drama-land for a bit and binge watched Bring It On, Ghost! This horror-comedy-youth romance was cute, light-hearted, and had enough laughs to make up for the creepy moments. It was a bit weak in terms of plot (so many holes and inconsistencies!) but overall a… Continue reading Drama Review: Bring It On, Ghost!
It's been 2 years since I last watched a Korean drama, but Goblin was a beautiful, roller-coaster of a reintroduction to the K-drama world. It wasn't a perfect drama, but it was pretty close to it, with all the laughs, tears (SO many tears!), bittersweetness, and love that I could want from a drama. For those who… Continue reading Drama Review: Goblin